Steve Caballero invented the Caballerial or what we common street folk may call: the full-cab. Word of the new trick got out to Lance Mountain and Neil Blender and they eagerly waited to be shown the new trick. After witnessing it, they both learned the trick but couldn’t do it without grabbing.
“They started doing it and they thought it was gay that they had to grab, so they named it the ‘Gay Twist’.”
Read more about the invention of the full-cab and some interesting history of the skateboarding of this era over on Caballero’s guest post on Blue Tile Obsession.